maintenance planner

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Seeking an experienced  Maintenance Planner  for an FMCG Food business. Day to day operations see raw ingredients turned into everyday food products. Our clients are supermarkets and small businesses such as retailers and cafes.

The roles main focus is to improve maintenance planning through developing consistent programs to ensure maximum revenue is being achieved on a daily basis.

You’ll be tasked with planning maintenance on production lines that include: compressors, pneumatics, all mechanical and electrics (PLC), ovens, as well as cooling and refrigeration systems.

As this is all orientated around food production/packaging, the successful candidate will have prior experience in this industry. A planning background with 5+ years experience in the Food/FMCG industry is a must to be considered for this role.

You’ll work to achieve the maintenance requirements within the allocated budget each month.

Additional points about the role:

  • Review maintenance schedules and optimize for better results
  • Schedule all machinery and production line maintenance 
  • Ensure food, quality and OHS standards are met consistently
  • Support the maintenance team with reactive requests
  • Prepare and produce reports for senior management team
  • Anticipate for breakdown maintenance requirements
  • Meet targets and budget requirements 
  • Ensure all policies and procedures are adhered to
  • Skills and experience required:

  • Engineering background advantageous
  • Minimum 5 years food FMCG maintenance planning experience
  • Hands-on approach
  • Competent computer skills – particularly with SAP
  • Ability to adapt to time critical maintenance and breakdowns
  • Exceptional attitude towards teamwork
  • On Offer:
    A competitive salary is on offer which will be negotiated based upon your experience.

    Please apply with an up to date resume and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience.

    *PLEASE NOTE  – only shortlisted candidates will be contacted